35.6 miles
Distance
5,202 ft
Climb
-5,318 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point
Event Date

Penn Creek - updated route 2023

Detailed Description
Breck Epic Stage 1: Pennsylvania Creek is a 36 mile intermediate race route located near Breckenridge Colorado. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction. This route includes 15 trails. This route climbs 5,202 ft with a max elevation of 11,204 ft then descends -5,318 ft.
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Details

  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Direction
    One Direction
More Stats for Breck Epic Stage 1: Pennsylvania Creek mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    7 hr 42 min
  • Altitude min
    9,650 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,767 ft
  • Altitude end
    9,649 ft
  • Grade
    -0.1%
  • Grade max
    -47.7%
  • Grade min
    49.4%
  • Distance climb
    17 miles
  • Distance down
    16 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles

Directions

  1. Walk southeast on Boreas Pass Road.
  2. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  3. Walk southeast on County Road 522.
  4. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  5. Make a right U-turn to stay on County Road 522.
  6. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  7. Walk southeast on Bunker Hill Lane.
  8. Continue for 50 meters.
  9. Walk north on Bunker Hill Lane.
  10. Continue for 50 meters.
  11. Turn right onto Boreas Pass Road.
  12. Continue for 500 meters.
  13. Keep right to stay on Boreas Pass Road.
  14. Continue for 300 meters.
  15. Keep left to stay on Boreas Pass Road.
  16. Continue for 400 meters.
  17. Turn right onto Aspen Alley.
  18. Continue for 600 meters.
  19. Walk northeast on Aspen Alley.
  20. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  21. Walk north on Aspen Alley.
  22. Continue for 200 meters.
  23. Walk southwest on Aspen Alley.
  24. Continue for 10 meters.
  25. Walk southwest on Aspen Alley.
  26. Continue for 400 meters.
  27. Walk south on Aspen Alley.
  28. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  29. Walk south on Aspen Alley.
  30. Continue for 3 kilometers.
  31. Turn right onto Indiana Creek Road.
  32. Continue for 40 meters.
  33. Walk south on Blue River S.
  34. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  35. Walk northwest on Blue River S.
  36. Continue for 2 kilometers.
  37. Walk south on Blue River Road.
  38. Continue for 200 meters.
  39. Turn left onto Penn Connector.
  40. Continue for 500 meters.
  41. Turn left onto Coronet Drive.
  42. Continue for 600 meters.
  43. Make a right U-turn to stay on Coronet Drive.
  44. Continue for 50 meters.
  45. Walk north on Pennsylvania Creek.
  46. Continue for 3 kilometers.
  47. Walk south on Pennsylvania Creek.
  48. Continue for 300 meters.
  49. Walk north on Pennsylvania Creek.
  50. Continue for 2 kilometers.
  51. Walk southeast on Indiana Creek Road.
  52. Continue for 2.5 kilometers.
  53. Turn left onto Boreas Pass.
  54. Continue for 3 kilometers.
  55. Turn right onto Bakers Tank (Turnout).
  56. Continue for 200 meters.
  57. Make a sharp right onto Bakers Tank.
  58. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  59. Keep right to take Mountain Pride.
  60. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  61. Turn right onto Pinball Alley.
  62. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  63. Turn right onto Baldy Road.
  64. Continue for 60 meters.
  65. Turn left onto True Romance.
  66. Continue for 600 meters.
  67. Keep left to take Nightmare On Baldy.
  68. Continue for 400 meters.
  69. Walk north on Nightmare On Baldy.
  70. Continue for 200 meters.
  71. Walk northwest on Nightmare On Baldy.
  72. Continue for 300 meters.
  73. Walk south on Nightmare On Baldy.
  74. Continue for 30 meters.
  75. Walk south on Nightmare On Baldy.
  76. Continue for 50 meters.
  77. Walk north on Nightmare On Baldy.
  78. Continue for 10 meters.
  79. Walk north on Nightmare On Baldy.
  80. Continue for 200 meters.
  81. Turn right onto Sally Barber Road.
  82. Continue for 40 meters.
  83. Keep left to stay on Sally Barber Road.
  84. Continue for 2 kilometers.
  85. Turn right onto Wire Patch.
  86. Continue for 50 meters.
  87. Keep right to stay on Wire Patch.
  88. Continue for 2 kilometers.
  89. Walk east on Little French Flume.
  90. Continue for 5 kilometers.
  91. Bear right onto Lincoln Park Rd.
  92. Continue for 500 meters.
  93. Turn left onto Forest Queen.
  94. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  95. Turn right to stay on Forest Queen.
  96. Continue for 200 meters.
  97. Turn right onto Lincoln Park Rd.
  98. Continue for 100 meters.
  99. Turn left onto Lincoln Meadow Rd.
  100. Continue for 50 meters.
  101. Turn right onto Golden Rule.
  102. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  103. Bear right onto Harum.
  104. Continue for 800 meters.
  105. Turn left onto Golden Gate Loop.
  106. Continue for 300 meters.
  107. Turn right onto Prospect Hill.
  108. Continue for 200 meters.
  109. Turn right onto One Step Over.
  110. Continue for 600 meters.
  111. Walk northwest on One Step Over.
  112. Continue for 200 meters.
  113. Walk southwest on Golden Gate Loop.
  114. Continue for 30 meters.
  115. Walk southwest on One Step Over.
  116. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  117. Walk north on One Step Over.
  118. Continue for 200 meters.
  119. Walk south on One Step Over.
  120. Continue for 600 meters.
  121. Walk northeast on One Step Over.
  122. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  123. Walk west on One Step Over.
  124. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  125. Walk north on One Step Over.
  126. Continue for 400 meters.
  127. Walk south on One Step Over.
  128. Continue for 300 meters.
  129. Make a sharp left onto Detroit Placer - Extension Mill Road.
  130. Continue for 200 meters.
  131. Make a sharp right onto Prospect Hill.
  132. Continue for 500 meters.
  133. Walk west on Gold Run Gulch Road.
  134. Continue for 200 meters.
  135. Turn left onto Chantilly.
  136. Continue for 200 meters.
  137. Walk north on Chantilly.
  138. Continue for 10 meters.
  139. Walk northwest on Chantilly.
  140. Continue for 90 meters.
  141. Turn left onto Gold Run Gulch Rd.
  142. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  143. Turn left onto French Gulch Road.
  144. Continue for 300 meters.
  145. Walk northeast on Logan Road.
  146. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  147. Walk east on Wellington Access.
  148. Continue for 70 meters.
  149. Walk northeast on Wellington.
  150. Continue for 200 meters.
  151. Walk east on Hiker's Gold.
  152. Continue for 50 meters.
  153. Keep left to stay on Hiker's Gold.
  154. Continue for 500 meters.
  155. Turn right onto V3.
  156. Continue for 400 meters.
  157. Walk west on V3.
  158. Continue for 30 meters.
  159. Make a sharp left onto CR 565.
  160. Continue for 100 meters.
  161. Walk east on V3.
  162. Continue for 20 meters.
  163. Walk west on V3.
  164. Continue for 10 meters.
  165. Walk southwest on V3.
  166. Continue for 200 meters.
  167. Bear left onto CR 565.
  168. Continue for 300 meters.
  169. Keep right to take Barney Ford.
  170. Continue for 100 meters.
  171. Walk southwest on Barney Ford.
  172. Continue for 800 meters.
  173. Keep left to stay on Barney Ford.
  174. Continue for 80 meters.
  175. Walk southeast on Red Pig.
  176. Continue for 20 meters.
  177. Walk northwest on Barney Ford.
  178. Continue for 600 meters.
  179. Turn right onto Barney Flow.
  180. Continue for 500 meters.
  181. Keep left to take Hermit Placer.
  182. Continue for 80 meters.
  183. Walk south on Carter Park Switchbacks.
  184. Continue for 200 meters.
  185. Walk south on Carter Park Switchbacks.
  186. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  187. Walk north on Carter Park Switchbacks.
  188. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  189. Walk south on Carter Park Switchbacks.
  190. Continue for 20 meters.
  191. Walk southwest on Carter Park Switchbacks.
  192. Continue for 30 meters.
  193. Walk south on Carter Park Switchbacks.
  194. Continue for 10 meters.
  195. Walk north on Carter Park Switchbacks.
  196. Continue for 30 meters.
  197. Turn left onto Sunbeam Connector.
  198. Continue for 50 meters.
  199. Turn right onto Sunbeam.
  200. Continue for 30 meters.
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Wellington Access
May 15, 2024 @ 2:32pm
May 15, 2024
Unknown conditions. Please update if ridden. Do not ride muddy trails. reporter
Pennsylvania Creek
May 15, 2024 @ 2:30pm
May 15, 2024
Unknown conditions. Please update if ridden. Do not ride muddy trails. reporter
Penn Connector
May 15, 2024 @ 2:30pm
May 15, 2024
Unknown conditions. Please update if ridden. Do not ride muddy trails. reporter
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Unknown conditions. Please update if ridden. Do not ride muddy trails. reporter
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